Call for nominations: 2021 Susan B. Meister Award for Best Paper in Child Health Policy

The CHEAR Center is currently seeking nominations for its 2021 Susan B. Meister Award for Best Paper in Child Health Policy. Eligible nominees are current University of Michigan graduate students or post-doctoral fellows who have published a significant paper in the past year.

Papers will be evaluated for their contribution of novel methods or expanding knowledge about a significant clinical or public health issue. The quality of research and importance of the policy implications of results will also be considered.

The deadline to submit nominations is February 15, 2021. Awardees will be announced and honored at the 14th Annual Susan B. Meister Lecture in March 2021 with a plaque of acknowledgement and $1,000 in support of their research.

Nominations should be submitted via email to Moira Dowling at mdowling@med.umich.edu and should include:

  1. Nominating letter
  2. Nominated paper or extended abstract (2-3 pages) in lieu of a dissertation
  3. Curriculum Vitae

Full Details and Submission Guidelines (PDF)